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  • IoT Aims to Track Free-Ranging Reindeer in Finland

    By Claire Swedberg

    Finnish reindeer herders are testing a LoRaWAN-based solution from Digita and Actility on several dozen alpha female reindeer, in order to track herds of thousands of animals and detect when they may be in danger from predators or vehicles.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    Nedap intros slim mobile access-control reader ••• Fujitsu Frontech North America unveils biometric customer-authentication, RFID garment-tracking solutions ••• Tyco Retail Solutions collaborates with Google Cloud to power store solutions for digital transformation ••• Ambiq Micro releases Bluetooth 5 Low Energy microcrontrollers ••• INIT Innovation in Transportation secures HQ with STid, ABS Technology, SMARTContactless solutions ••• Atlas RFID Solutions adds bar-code scanning to mobile devices.

  • New NFC Tag Detects Tampering, Transmits That Status to Readers

    By Claire Swedberg

    Automotive, pharmaceutical and high-value brand companies are testing samples of Smartrac's Circus Tamper Loop tag with NXP's NTAG 213 TT chip built in, to identify whether a product has been tampered with and respond to interrogation with the tampered status.

  • Police Track Children During Holy Hindu Pilgrimage

    By Claire Swedberg

    The two-month event, which attracts up to 50 million pilgrims, can lead to children being lost, so police are using an RFID-based solution from Vodafone India to help them—and guardians—keep track of young people.

  • South Africa's The House of Busby Slashes Inventory Labor via RFID

    By Claire Swedberg

    The retailer is using Keonn RFID technology from Milestone Integrated Systems to track inventory and prevent shrinkage at one of its Johannesburg stores.

  • NFC Brings Music Mixing to DropMix Board Game

    By Claire Swedberg

    The game, from Hasbro and Harmonix Music Systems, allows players to create thousands of unique mixes based on popular songs, with the help of passive NFC RFID and Bluetooth technologies.

  • Small RFID Tag from SML Group Offers 30 Percent Sensitivity Boost

    By Claire Swedberg

    The GB4U8 inlay leverages NXP's UCODE 8 chip and antenna design to accomplish what SML calls an increase in performance over other tags in its 42- by 16-millimeter size.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    Bergen Airport to leverage BLIP Systems' technology to reduce wait times ••• RAIN RFID Alliance announces retail brands worldwide adopting UHF RFID ••• Schreiner ProTech intros RFID label for container management ••• CEVA's Bluetooth 5 Low Energy IP certified with Ellisys' Bluetooth compliance tester ••• Global Net Solutions Offers IoT badge-based security system ••• Runtime announces commercial support for Thread ••• CAEN RFID releases Bluetooth UHF RFID key fob reader.

  • Alien Offers Sled Reader With Multi-Antenna Polarization Options, 24-Hour Battery Life

    By Claire Swedberg

    The ALR-S350 is designed to enable companies to employ their own iOS or Android devices with a Bluetooth connection to manage read data, using the polarization of their choice.

  • U.K. Hospitals Testing Passive Ceiling-Mounted RFID for Real-Time Location

    By Claire Swedberg

    Harland Simon has completed a pilot of a PervasID reader as part of its RFID Discovery solution, to provide real-time location within such areas as clinical engineering departments.

  • Fleet-Management Company Uses IoT Network Across Borders

    By Claire Swedberg

    DRVR's solution for tracking vehicles throughout Southeast Asia leverages Tata Communications' MOVE-IOT Connect SIM technology to provide seamless data access, no matter which cellular network is being used.

  • Smart Label Solutions, Brazil's Mozaiko Sign RFID Partnership

    By Edson Perin

    The two companies have forged a commercial alliance aimed at distributing the latter's RFID and IoT solutions in the United States.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    ImageFIRST uses UHF RFID to manage client's linen inventory ••• SuperCom secures contract to deploy electronic monitoring suite in Idaho ••• Positive Proximity expands RFID, wearable beacon offerings ••• NetObjex demos IoT smart parking solution with cryptocurrency payment ••• Kerlink helps Proximus expand, densify LoRaWAN IoT network in Belgium.

  • Synergy Donates IoT Equipment to Tree Lab

    By Edson Perin

    The Dom Cabral Foundation's laboratory is focused on preparing professionals for business models using the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies.

  • D-Link, Afero Sign Partnership to Offer IoT Security in Brazil

    By Edson Perin

    The agreement aims to extend security for automation products connected to D-Link's platform developed for corporate and domestic use.

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